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  • Bromley High Junior School
    Blackbrook Lane
    BR1 2TW
  • Head: Ms Claire Dickerson
  • T 020 8781 7001
  • F 020 8781 7003
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • An independent school for girls aged from 4 to 11.
  • Boarding: No
  • Local authority: Bromley
  • Pupils: 314
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Fees: £14,265 pa
  • Open days: Last Saturday in September/First Saturday in October, or by appointment. Additional open events in March and May Taster Days throughout the year
  • Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
  • Linked schools: Bromley High School

What says..

The new curriculum has freed the teaching from Sats: instead the focus is creative and cross-curricular, which the head feels has inspired the staff and ‘sparked’ the girls. Reception girls might be sculpting a mermaid, but they are learning about building 3D shapes and developing their research skills by investigating appropriate sea companions. The junior school is the reigning Bromley Festival schools’ choir champion in its age group. Working parents may be delighted with the…

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What the school says...

A popular well run and over-subscribed school with a broad academic base and enriched curriculum which focuses on grounding girls in the academic basics and develops confidence through participation in a wider range of trips and activities. Girls are personable, confident and happy. They enjoy excellent relationships with their teachers and they are excellently prepared for senor school. The vast majority of Year 6 transfer to the Senior School.

Entrance criteria as follows: 4+ and 7+ entry:
4+ - Girls invited to a group session headed with Prep department staff followed by another groups session (in the following week). Application should be made by December before September.
7+ - Girls are invited to assessments which take place in November before entry in September. Applications should be made by October prior to entry the following September.
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What The Good Schools Guide says

Head of junior school

Since 2012, Claire Dickerson BA (Anglia Ruskin University). Since arriving at the school 14 years ago, she has seen the school from all angles: beginning as a year 4 class teacher before moving to reception and then taking on the headship, at a particularly exciting time as the school moved to its own version of a creative curriculum. We found her to be focused, warm, open and an accomplished wearer of heels. Parents tell us: ‘She is very approachable and we feel that we can have access to her whenever we need it’; another said, ‘Our daughter was thrilled on her first day when Ms Dickerson was able to remember all their names and she takes a personal interest in each and every child.’ Her outside interests are skiing, swimming and...

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